How Does California State University - San Marcos' Cost of Attendance Compare to Other Colleges?
Did you know there will be added costs in addition to tuition to go to college? Investigate just how much extra the cost of living is at Cal State San Marcos.
A Room, Some Food, and Other Stuff That's Not Free for Some Reason
California State University - San Marcos students paid $10,000 for housing in 2018 - 2019, but we don't have data on Cal State San Marcos dining costs.
Learn California State University - San Marcos costs for both on-campus and off-campus housing along with other charges in the the next table.
|Expense||On Campus||Off Campus|
|Room and Board||$13,227||$13,293|
|Other Living Expenses||$2,582||$3,014|
|Books and Supplies||$1,854||$1,854|
Over 4 Years You Will Spend About $75,558 on Housing, Food and Other Stuff
For the past five years, Cal State San Marcos meal plans and housing costs have adjusted 0.0% on average each year. If today's tendencies carry on, this year's incoming freshman will spend $18,351 in room, board and additional costs in their first year of school. Those students will likely wind up spending $18,706 in their 2nd year, and $19,067 in their 4th year.
Total room and board costs during four years will be $75,558; for just two years it will be $37,057.
Details on Your Campus Home and Food Plan
|Are Freshmen Required to Live On Campus?||No|
|On-Campus Housing Capacity||1,516|
|Max Number of Meal-Plan Meals Per Week||N/A|
High Price for Living On Campus
California State University - San Marcos on-campus living expenses come to a total of $17,663, well above the national average of $14,208.